ONLINE RESOURCES FOR WRITING
The Writing Center offers information and tips on a range of topics related to writing. Check out the links below to find what you need.
If you need help deciphering a writing prompt, or if you're having trouble getting started on an assignment, this information may help. It includes guides for interpreting essay questions, brainstorming, and outlining.
If your assignment requires that you do some research or refer to outside sources, this information can help. You'll find abbreviated and printable versions of many of the major citation guides, and there's also information here on how to quote sources and paraphrase effectively.
Technical writing has its own set of demands, and this material can help you meet them. Here you'll learn how to avoid some of the most common problems with lab reports and ensure that each section of your report or proposal meets the requirements.
If you're applying for scholarships, fellowships, grants, or jobs, the material provided here can help. Read about writing resumes, cover letters, personal statements, and more.